Laguna Hills, CA (PRWEB) June 09, 2014
Allied American University (AAU), an accredited online university that offers online associate and bachelor’s degrees to students worldwide, announces the formation of the new Allied Health Department. This announcement corresponds with the launch of their new Associate of Applied Science Degree Program in Medical Office Management (MOM).
The Allied Health Department is committed to providing online distance learning education programs for a diverse population of adult learners in a student-centered academic environment. The purpose of the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Medical Office Management is to prepare students for entry-level positions in medical organizations and is designed for students who seek to possess a complete framework in basic medical office management concepts and skills.
“The medical field is one of the fastest-growing in the nation and with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, we’re only going to see it continue to grow at a rapid pace in the next few years. AAU is pleased to support this growth by continuing to expand our online course and degree offerings, which can provide students the opportunity to get out into the workforce more quickly,” said Allied American University Chief Enrollment Management Officer Lindsay Oglesby.
In addition to the Associates Degree Program in Medical Office Management, the newly formed Allied Health Department includes certificate programs in Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Administrative Assisting and Pharmacy Technician Training. Active military (Tuition Assistance), veterans (Post 9/11 GI Bill), and military spouse (MyCAA) benefits can be applied to all programs in the Allied Health Department. Textbook grants are also available for military and veteran students. Financial Aid for the Medical Office Management Program is currently pending approval from the Department of Education.
Allied American University is an accredited online university that provides bachelor’s and associate degrees for today’s in-demand careers. The programs at AAU are 100% online, flexible and student-focused. In addition, AAU offers several options for federal financial aid. And with a variety of military education benefits for active-duty members, military spouses and veterans, AAU was honored to be listed as one of the top Military Friendly Schools® for the 5th consecutive year.
For more information, visit http://www.allied.edu or call (888) 384-0849.